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Welcome to Adventure Consultants

Adventure Consultants is a world-renowned mountain guiding company with a legacy of climbing expeditions to the world's highest peaks, and treks to the more remote corners of the globe.

We offer 72 expeditions, treks and wilderness journeys to the Himalaya, Antarctica, Arctic, South America, and the Seven Summits in addition to world class mountaineering guiding services and climbing schools in New Zealand and Europe with our IFMGA / NZMGA mountain guides.

Whether you are taking your first steps into the realm of the outdoors, or are a seasoned adventurer, we believe you will find the quality of the experience offered on an Adventure Consultants expedition second to none, and we invite you to contact us to discuss your next adventure.

Guy Cotter Adventure Consultants' mountain guides are qualifed IFMGA / UIAGM Mountain and Ski Guides 
CEO Adventure Consultants
IFMGA Mountain & Ski Guide

Featured Trips

Three Peaks Nepal

 © Mike Madden

Three Peaks great day out
© Mike Madden
14 March 2012
November 10 to December 5, 2014
Island Peak . Pokalde . Lobuche East
Ascend three of Nepal's most popular trekking ideal progression and an excellent introduction to Himalayan mountaineering.

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Khumbu Trek Nepal

 October 15 to November 7, 2014
Trek to Everest Base Camp and cross the spectacular Kongma La Pass.  Accompanies our Island Peak expedition so perfect for non-climbing friends and family to share the adventure.
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Mont Blanc Course & Ascent

 Dates available in July & August 2014
Learn to climb - and complete an ascent of the highest peak in the Alps at the same time! Enjoy the exhilaration of a completely new experience.

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Backcountry Skiing Course NZ

 Dates available in August & September
Helicopter into a high alpine hut in our national parks.  This course is big on learning and big on experience while skiing big terrain!

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 Jon Hind at sunrise on the Lobuche East summit day, Three Peaks Nepal Expedition 2009.  © Mike Madden  

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Elbrus 2014, Private - Summit Success!

 Elbrus 2014 Private - at summit  © Stefan Sporli
Elbrus 2014 Private at Summit
© Stefan Sporli

Elbrus 2014 Private - at summit

31 July 2014
30 July 2014

30 July - Congrats to climbers Neil and James, AC guide Stefan, and local guide Oleg, on their successful summit this morning!

Elbrus 2014, Trip 2 - I'm your teddy bear

 Hiking on a great day to the Observatory  © Mike Roberts
Elbrus 2014 Trip 2 - Hike to Observatory
© Mike Roberts

Hiking on a great day to the Observatory

31 July 2014
30 July 2014

30 July - After a wonderful jetlag relieving sleep, we awoke full of beans to a great day and headed out to do great deeds....

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Alpamayo Team - Summits all around

 The summit slopes of Alpamayo  © Dean Staples
Alpamayo 08 view from tent
© Dean Staples

The summit slopes of Alpamayo

06 March 2009

26 July -  Everyone summitted on July 20 and were all back at High Camp in good time...

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Europe summer in full swing

 © Paolo Pieroni
CIMC July 2014
© Paolo Pieroni
24 July 2014

30 July - Congrats to those who've summited Mont Blanc and to the others who've upskilled their mountaineering on one of our courses!

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New Zealand winter ice climbing and ski touring

 © William Shepherd
ICC Wye Creek
© William Shepherd
09 July 2014

30 July - Winter has arrived in full force and our Ice Climbing Courses have had good conditions. Backcountry Skiing will be underway soon - some spaces available.

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